Melissa Etheridge discography

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Melissa Etheridge discography

Melissa Etheridge performing live.
Releases
Studio albums 11
Live albums 2 (CD) 3 (DVD)
Compilation albums 1
EPs 3
Singles 33
Music videos 27
Soundtracks 5
Miscellaneous 9

This is a comprehensive listing of official releases by American rock music singer Melissa Etheridge. She has released eleven studio albums, 33 singles and 29 music videos on Island Records. Over her 25 year career, Etheridge has amassed 5 Platinum albums, three of which are multi-platinum, and 2 Gold albums. She also has 11 Billboard Hot 100 charting singles, with 6 of them hitting the Top 40. Etheridge's highest charting single is I'm the Only One, which peaked at #8 on Billboard Hot 100, and her longest charting single is Come To My Window, which stayed in the Hot 100 for 44 weeks. Both songs appear on her 4th album Yes I Am, which is her biggest selling album to date, with a RIAA certification of 6 million copies sold in the US alone.[1]

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Title Chart positions[2][3][4][5][6][7][8] Certifications
U.S. GER NL BE (F) SWI AT AUS NZ SE
1988 Melissa Etheridge 22 36 9 16 3 48
1989 Brave and Crazy 22 7 7 14 9 40
1992 Never Enough 21 12 38 12 7 8
1993 Yes I Am 15 31 2 17 22 39 20
1995 Your Little Secret 6 26 10 33 23 30 17 22
1999 Breakdown 12 14 20 38 45 15
2001 Skin 9 10 30 65 35 30
2004 Lucky
  • Released on February 10, 2004
  • Labels: Island
  • Formats: CD, digital download
15 18 29 51 40 91
2007 The Awakening
  • Released on September 25, 2007
  • Labels: Island
  • Formats: CD, digital download
13 18 28 87 57
2008 A New Thought For Christmas
  • Released on September 30, 2008
  • Labels: Island
  • Formats: CD
113
2010 Fearless Love
  • Released on April 27, 2010
  • Labels: Island
  • Formats: CD
7 10 28 51 26
2012 4th Street Feeling 18 78

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Title Chart positions[2][3] Certifications
U.S. GER NL AUS
2005 Greatest Hits: The Road Less Traveled
  • Released on October 18, 2005
  • Labels: Island
  • Formats: CD, digital download
14 61 73 94

Live albums[edit]

Year Title
2002 Live and Alone
  • Released in 2002
  • Labels: Island
  • Formats: DVD) / 2-DVD (One Disc Version available)
2004 Lucky Live
  • Released on October 2004
  • Labels: Island
  • Formats: CD (+ DVD)
2008 Awakening live
  • Released on March 29, 2008
  • Labels: Island
  • Formats: CD (+ DVD)

Extended Plays[edit]

  • Melissa Etheridge Live (1988)
  • 5 Live Cuts (1988)
  • Live (1990)

Singles[edit]

Year Title Chart positions[2][15][16] Album
US Hot 100 US Rock US AC US Adult GER NL AUS CAN
1988 "Similar Features" 94 6 34 93 Melissa Etheridge
"Bring Me Some Water" 10 9 34
"Like the Way I Do" 42 28 16
1989 "Don't You Need"
"Chrome Plated Heart" 22
"No Souvenirs" 95 9 30 4 Brave and Crazy
"Let Me Go" 13 70 27
1990 "The Angels" 34
1992 "2001" 71 21 Never Enough
"Ain't It Heavy" 10 44 9
"Dance without Sleeping" 24 46
"You Can Sleep while I Drive" Brave and Crazy
1993 "Like the Way I Do (live)" 2 Melissa Etheridge Live (EP)
"I'm the Only One" 8 10 1 9 26 58 12 Yes I Am
"Must Be Crazy for Me" 30 Never Enough
1994 "Come to My Window" 25 22 4 27 13 Yes I Am
"All American Girl" 24 24
"I Will Never Be the Same"
"Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"/
"Give Peace a Chance"
1995 "If I Wanted to" 16 17 47 19 Yes I Am
"Your Little Secret" 4 40 99 25 40 6 Your Little Secret
1996 "I Want to Come Over" 22 22 17 83 29 1
"Nowhere to Go" 40 24 9 4
1999 "Angels Would Fall" 51 9 88 61 6 Breakdown
2000 "Enough of Me" 19
2001 "I Want to Be in Love" 20 80 83 Skin
2004 "Breathe" 106 22 9 96 Lucky
"This Moment" 34
2005 "Cry Baby"/
"Piece of My Heart"
(with Joss Stone)
32 digital download only
"Refugee" Greatest Hits: The Road Less Traveled
"I Run for Life" 109 10
2006 "I Need to Wake Up" Greatest Hits: The Road Less Traveled
(enhanced version)
2007 "Message to Myself" 25 52 The Awakening
2008 "Just Stand Up!"
(with 14 other artists)
11 17 35 39 10 Download-only single
2010 "Fearless Love" 18 24 Fearless Love
2012 "Falling Up" 4th Street Feeling

Soundtrack contributions[edit]

Year Song Film
1990 "Don't Look At Me" Welcome Home Roxy Carmichael
"In Roxy's Eyes (I Will Never Be The Same)"
1995 "I Take You with Me" Boys on the Side
2006 "Welcome to this Day" Brother Bear 2
"Feels Like Home"
(with Josh Kelley)
"It Will Be Me"
"Welcome to this Day (Reprise)"
(with Josh Kelley)

Miscellaneous[edit]

These songs have not appeared on a studio album released by Etheridge.

Year Song Album
1992 "The Green Grass Grew All Around" For Our Children - The Concert
1994 "Burning Love" It's Now or Never: The Tribute to Elvis
"Bring Me Some Water" (live version) Grammy's Greatest Moments Volume IV[17]
1995 "The Weakness in Me" Ain't Nuthin' but a She Thing
1996 "Be My Baby" The Concert for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
"Love Child"
"Leader of the Pack"
1997 "Sin tener a donde ir" Red Hot + Latin: Silencio = Muerte
1998 "Apartment #9" Tammy Wynette Remembered
2001 "Born to Run" The Concert for New York City

DVDs[edit]

Year Title Certifications
2001 Live... and Alone DVD/2DVD RIAA certification: 2× Platinum[1]
2004 Lucky Live 1DVD/DVD+CD
2005 The Road Less Travelled CD+DVD
2007 The Awakening Live DVD+CD

Music videos[edit]

Year Song Director(s)
1988 "Bring Me Some Water" Julie Cypher[18]
"Similar Features" Meiert Avis[19]
"Like the Way I Do"
1989 "No souvenirs"
"The Angels" Julie Cypher[20][21][22]
1990 "Let Me Go"
"You Can Sleep while I Drive"
1992 "Ain't It Heavy"
"2001" Julie Cypher[23]
"Dance without Sleeping"
1993 "I'm the Only One" David Hogan[24]
"Come to My Window" Samuel Bayer[25]
1994 "All American Girl" Tim Royes[26]
"If I Wanted to" Samuel Bayer[27]
"Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" Matt Mahurin[28]
1995 "I'm the Only One (Live)"
"Your Little Secret" David Hogan[29]
"The Weakness in Me" Maria Maggenti[30]
1996 "I Want to Come Over" Pam Thomas[31]
"Nowhere to Go" Julie Cypher[32]
1999 "Angels Would Fall" Melissa Etheridge[33]
2000 "Enough of Me" Julie Cypher[34]
2001 "I Want to Be in Love" David Hogan[35]
2004 "Breathe" Philip Andelman[36]
2005 "Refugee"
2006 "I Need to Wake Up"
2007 "Message to Myself"
2007 "California" (Only available at "The Awakening Live" DVD)
2007 "Heroes And Friends" (Only available at "The Awakening Live" DVD)
2007 "Threesome" (Only available at "The Awakening Live" DVD)
2007 "Map Of The Stars" (Only available at "The Awakening Live" DVD)
2010 "Fearless Love"
"Nervous"
2012 "Falling Up"

Sources[edit]

References[edit]

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  17. ^ "Grammy's Greatest Moments, Volume IV". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2011-11-23. 
  18. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Bring me some water"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  19. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Similar features"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  20. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Let me go"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  21. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "The angels"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  22. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "You can sleep while I drive"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  23. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "2001"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  24. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "I'm the only one [version 1]"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  25. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Come to my window"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  26. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "All American girl"". mvdbase.com. 1994-02-19. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  27. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "If I wanted to"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  28. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Happy X-mas (war is over)"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  29. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Your little secret"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  30. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "The weakness in me"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  31. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "I want to come over"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  32. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Nowhere to go"". mvdbase.com. 1996-05-29. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  33. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Angels would fall"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  34. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Enough of me"". mvdbase.com. 2000-03-06. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  35. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "I want to be in love"". mvdbase.com. 2001-07-09. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  36. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Breathe"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 

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